During some recent overseas appearances on my World Karaoke Tour, I’ve tried to perform songs that relate, in some way, to the country in which I find myself. For example, who can forget that time I sang “Walk Like an Egyptian” in Cairo? Or my decision to include “Back in the U.S.S.R.” on my setlist in Moscow? Conversely, although more than 20 years have passed since I sang in Vienna, I still regret passing up the chance to sing “Edelweiss” in that Austrian capital. Giving a shout-out to my host country is a unique opportunity that I like to take advantage of when I’m “on tour.”
When I visited Peru in November 2013, I took a slightly different approach. Continue reading
Categories: South America, World Karaoke Tour
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Feliz Viernes! I’m now in Lima, Peru, having arrived here late last night. Things were a little cray cray the last few weeks before my trip; work was extremely busy. But now I’m traveling and having fun! This week’s featured image comes from right here in Lima. It’s a view of the Pacific Ocean, seen from Lima’s Miraflores district:
Miraflores is a pleasant area filled with beaches and public parks; it’s a nice section to walk around in.
This photo was taken today! Now if you’ll excuse me, I have to go get ready to make my Peruvian karaoke debut this evening! Peru is about to become the 31st country on my World Karaoke Tour!
Would you like to visit Peru?
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